Films are a world of fantasy that narrates stories that may or may not connect to real life. Actors don characters that are completely different from their real lives.
While some actors have made their screen names iconic like Salman Khan (Prem) and Shah Rukh Khan (Rahul), some actors lent their real names for the character they were playing in a certain movie.
Here’s a list of such Bollywood actors who used their real names for their character in movies. Read on!
Abhishek Bachchan in Bol Bachchan
Sunny Deol in Betaab
Lisa Haydon in Ae Dil Hai Mushkil
Aditya Roy Kapoor in Ok Jaanu
Bobby Deol in Aur Pyaar Ho Gaya
Akshay Kumar In Khiladiyon Ka khiladi
Alia Bhatt in Shandaar
Preity Zinta in Soldier
Sooraj Pancholi in Hero
Rani Mukerji in Badal and Hello Brother
Dharmendra in Yamla Pagla Deewana
Karishma Kapoor in Andaaz Apna Apna
Ajay Devgn in Phool Aur Kante
Raveena Tandon in Andaaz Apna Apna
Johnny Lever in Main Prem Ki Deewani Hoon
Amitabh Bachchan in Shamitabh